A high price tag and a rough-around-the-edges app keep Securam’s first consumer lock from being a runaway success.
The ability to create scenes using your room’s lighting is positively magical.
It’s a compelling concept, even if it isn’t as sophisticated as some other high-end lighting systems we’ve evaluated.
Convert your dumb deadbolt into a Wi-Fi-connected smart lock for less.
Here's a clever way to get a smart speaker into every room without cluttering up every room with a smart speaker.
Steer clear of this bare-bones smart lock.
It’s non-invasive because it operates by detecting body heat instead of relying on cameras, and it’s inexpensive because it doesn’t depend on your deploying sensors all over the house.
Even if you use your garage only as an oversized storage locker, you’ll wonder how you ever got along without a smart controller for your existing garage door opener.
This bare-bones, but budget-friendly kit covers just the basics and is very weak in terms of home security.
If you have the patience for delving into user forums if you need help, Garadget is worth a look.
Kwikset’s smart lock gains in connectivity, but loses out in the looks department.
The Emporia Vue gives great insight on your home's carbon footprint by monitoring how it consumes electricity.
An immature app keeps Bulbrite's color-changing smart bulb from meriting a strong recommendation.
This garage door controller Wi-Fi retrofit kit has some advanced features, but that might not be enough to justify its high price tag.
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